Ally BEA

Ally BEA

Alexandria “aye.Ally BEA” Bellvie was born in raised in the seventh ward – downtown section of New Orleans, La. As a teenager, Ally Bea’s personality and demeanor made it clear that she wasn't the typical southerner and she was destined for a career in entertainment. Often feeling like an outsider for her taste in music and clothing she was the go to girl in her circle for updates on their favorite artists. Like any New Orleans native, she grew up on second lines and brass bands; and as she matured and music styles evolved and so did her interests. Ally became a huge fan of east cost hip-hop, pop-punk rock ,skateboarding and became a tattoo enthusiast. After returning to N.O after Katrina, Ally worked behind the scenes with the top local promoters and DJ’s, all while she still longing to see her favorite artists and attend events that spoke to her life. As she met more and more people, she found that she was not alone in her interests. Her peers and associates too longed to have more events geared toward their lifestyle interests. Ally Bea embarked on creating a specialty event company that catered to Lifers-people who know what their life was about, thought outside of the box and sought entertainment options that weren’t the typical New Orleans mainstream. These Lifers needed an outlet that spoke to their needs and Aye Lifestyle was born to meet the demand. In 2008 Ally began working as Program Director at Big Boot Radio an online radio station. Ally’s on-air radio career started when she was asked to fill in for Big Boot's CEO, Alex McConduit while he was on vacation. Soon after she was given her first show, Alternative Mondays. Ally wanted to infused her love for different types of music, making her show the spot to hear everything from Lil Wayne to Fall Out Boy. Following the success of Alternative Mondays, Ally moved on to host Aye Lifestyle Radio. It was here that Ally helped build the Lifestyle Saturdays brand. Also during this time the need for a website came about, Ally then created AyeLifestyle.com, a site appealing to music, film and fashion lovers. In a few short years Aye Lifestyle's reached has expanded pass New Orleans reaching Lifers across the globe. As Ally's vision of building a company that appeals to the outsider in all of us continues to grow she insist “I am only getting started, I’m on a quest for worldwide domination”